English definition of “pursue”
/pərˈsuː/ verb [T] (present participle pursuing, past tense and past participle pursued)
TRY › If you pursue a plan, activity, or situation, you try to do it or achieve it, usually over a long period of time: She decided to pursue a career in television.
FOLLOW › to follow someone or something, usually to try to catch them: The car was pursued by helicopters.
pursue a matter › to try to discover information about something: We will not be pursuing this matter any further.